Tag: Food

HEALTH/FOOD

12 Jamaican Dishes You Would Want To Try

Jamaican food will make you feel brand new  The different dishes will inspire you Taste and see that this is all true Welcome to the scene; try the cuisine  The authentic, traditional Jamaican food is no ordinary cuisine, and one has to experience the taste to see what one is missing in the food department. And for all the foodies, […]

HEALTH/FOOD

10 Food You Would Bound To Find On Bob Marley’s Menu

Jamaica’s musical icon and legend Bob Marley was a Rastafarian and therefore was as “ital” as one could get in the food department – he was not a vegan but ate no pork and stayed far from salt — no salt (ital)! He liked to eat fish, vegetables, grains, fruit juices, nut shakes, irish moss blends, and various porridges, among […]

Health

Is Poison In Your Kitchen?

The kitchen ought to be one the most hallowed places in any house setup. It is the place where “meat for the belly and the belly for meat” rings true. However, it’s a place where danger could easily lurk and poses a threat to one’s well-being if not careful. Here are five food items that one would do well to […]

HEALTH/FOOD

Salt-Free Cooking, Anyone?

Have you ever tried eating food without salt, yuck! Hold on, do not dismiss the thought so quickly. Keep in mind that too much salt might raise your chances of things like: Enlarged heart muscle Headaches Heart failure High blood pressure Kidney stones Stroke Stomach cancer That said, you can explore the world of cooking with salt substitutes and your […]

Jamaica

Jamaica — 2.3 Percent Inflation In September

According to JIS News, the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN) reports that the inflation rate for September 2021 was 2.3 percent. Director-General, Carol Coy, said that the out-turn was largely due to a 3.0 percent increase in food and non-alcoholic beverages, the heaviest weighted division in the consumer price index (CPI). “This is the largest increase recorded for this division […]

BUSINESS

World Food Prices Show Decline

World food prices fell in June for the first time in 12 months, pushed lower by declines in vegetable oils, cereals, and dairy products. The information was released by the United Nations food agency. The FAO Food Price Index averaged 124.6 points in June, down 3.2 points from May, but still 31.5 points higher than its level in the same […]

NEWS

UN — Millions Face Food Crisis In Yemen

UN continues to warn that over 10 million people in Yemen face acute food shortages. If urgent action is not taken to avert the imminent famine, the situation will prove dire for the country, the agency emphasized. United Nations’ World Food Program (WFP) said it needed $737m to the end of the year to keep its aid program running in […]

Food

How To Make Your Noodle Soup With A Difference

The sizzle is nothing. Food is everything. Obey your taste. Cheers to something completely different – the chicken noodle soup! Packed with onions, and pungent pepper with a hint of garlic, and ginger to help boost the immune systems and that’s just to get you ready. Don’t forget the veggies for extra nutrients—and to put you into cruise motion use […]

TALKING BOOKS

The Thyroid Cure By Michelle Corey

“Statistics show that there are roughly 15 million people in the US with autoimmune thyroid disease. Approximately 12.5 million of these have been diagnosed with Hashimoto’s and 2.5 million of these with Grave’s disease,” remarked author, Michelle Corey. The thyroid gland is located at the front of the neck. It secretes thyroid hormones that control metabolism, including growth and energy […]

NEWS

FDA Puts A Halt To 7 Synthetic Flavoring Substances

The FDA has called to halt the use of seven food additives after environmentalists and food safety experts presented evidence showing six of the seven flavoring substances caused cancer in laboratory animals. The seventh synthetic flavor styrene was removed because it is no longer used by manufacturers. The six flavoring substances include synthetically-derived benzophenone, ethyl acrylate, eugenyl methyl ether (methyl […]